Scottish Enterprise is Scotland's main economic development agency and a non-departmental public body of the Scottish Government. Scottish Enterprise aim to improve and build Scotland's international competitiveness by focusing on the following areas which they consider to be critical for growth:
Encouraging international trade and investment to build on Scotland's global reputation.
Scottish Enterprise support ambitious Scottish companies to develop their international strategy, offering:
Full details can be found on their website - www.scottish-enterprise.com/about-us/what-we-do/internationalisation
Inspiring Scottish business growth through inventive new products and processes. Scottish Enterprise will:
These actions will help Scottish Enterprise to contribute to the Scottish Government's Scotland 'Can Do' Framework, helping to create a more innovative, entrepreneurial nation.
Full details can be found on their website - www.scottish-enterprise.com/about-us/what-we-do/innovation
Various grants and funding options are available to businesses of all sizes for research and development, co-investment and technological innovations.
Scottish Enterprise aim to support Scottish businesses by helping:
Full details can be found here - https://www.scottish-enterprise.com/services/attract-investment